Irish court rejects divorce pay increase

Irish court rejects divorce pay increase

Irish court rejects divorce pay increase The Irish Times – Jan 26, 2017 The Irish Court of Appeal has rejected a woman’s bid for an increased divorce settlement from her wealthy ex-husband. In 2005, the couple went through a judicial separation. Much like a...
Rules governing ‘voice of the child’ experts in family court cases to be set

Plan to cut costs and waiting times for divorces

Plan to cut costs and waiting times for divorces The Irish Independent – 18/01/2017 A plan to cut the period of separation necessary before a divorce from four to two years would also have a significant impact on legal fees, it has been claimed. Politicians...
Rules governing ‘voice of the child’ experts in family court cases to be set

Fitzgerald reaffirms support for family law court reform

Fitzgerald reaffirms support for family law court reform Irish Legal News  – December 6th 2016 Justice Minister Frances Fitzgeraldreaffirmed her support for reform of family law court processes at a seminar hosted by Barnardos this morning. Ms Fitzgerald told a...
Rules governing ‘voice of the child’ experts in family court cases to be set

Time to make divorce law more humane

Time to make divorce law more humane The Irish Independent – October 25, 2016 Matrimonial litigation is not for the faint-hearted. But marriages do fail and the four-year limbo needs to be reduced.   After Sir Paul McCartney’s divorce, his lawyer,...